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PHT Morning Skate: Where Jonathan Quick is actually a really thoughtful guy

Jun 19, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT

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PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond.

Conn Smythe winner Jonathan Quick hooked his old goalie coach from his days at UMass, Jim Stewart, up with a great retirement gift by fulfilling his potential as one of his best students. (Kings)

Flyers GM Paul Holmgren says there’s a 50/50 chance of Jaromir Jagr coming back to Philly. (CSNPhilly.com)

Are the Senators interested in Rick Nash? Could they possibly give up the package needed to get him? (Sportsnet)

The Sabres and GM Darcy Regier are ready to trade once again. Derek Roy should keep his phone close by for the summer. (Buffalo News)

Patrik Elias may know a thing or two about where the Kings’ Stanley Cup-winning puck is. (L.A. Kings Insider)

The Devils are still waiting to hear just what Ilya Kovalchuk‘s ailment is. (Fire & Ice)

Hurricanes GM Jim Rutherford is looking to get things done via trade this summer. (News & Observer)

Kings GM Dean Lombardi knows this offseason will be a short one for him. He doesn’t mind it so much. (NHL.com)

Yes, Jordan Eberle does want to win the Lady Byng Trophy. Hardware is hardware, man. (Edmonton Sun)

More GM talk, this time from Sharks boss Doug Wilson about what’s in his team’s future. (CSNBayArea.com)

Peter Chiarelli really hopes to see Dougie Hamilton in a Bruins uniform next season. (CSNNE.com)

Will things play out the right way for Rick Nash to get dealt? David Shoalts wonders about that. (Globe And Mail)

  1. martysbetter - Jun 19, 2012 at 7:49 AM

    Fun fact: Jonathan Quick was just the 3rd American born player to win the Conn Smyth trophy – the other two were Tim Thomas and Brian Leetch – Quick and Leetch are both alumnus of Avon Old Farms in a suburb of Hartford, Connecticut – bring hockey back to Hartford!

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